Charlie Johnson agrees to a two-year deal to return to the Vikings
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Johnson, 30 in May, started 15 games for the Vikings at left guard last season and the initial figures, depending how much is guaranteed, means he's likely the front-runner to start again. The Vikings also re-signed 31-year-old utility lineman Joe Berger this month.
Johnson was apart of the Vikings' struggling left side of the offensive line last season, tying left tackle Matt Kalil with four sacks allowed, per ProFootballFocus.com. Johnson, listed 6'4" and 305lbs, switched from tackle to guard before the 2012 season and helped pave the way for running back Adrian Peterson's 2,097-rushing yard performance, which fell nine yards short of breaking Eric Dickerson's all-time record of most rushing yards in a single season.